Textbook Notes (367,994)
Canada (161,548)
Psychology (1,899)
PSY374H5 (25)
Chapter 2

Chapter 2 - Linguistic Principles.docx

10 Pages
77 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Psychology
Course
PSY374H5
Professor
Christine Burton
Semester
Summer

Description
Basic Grammatical Processes DifferencesEnglish strict about word order o SyntaxSubjectVerbOrder SVOJapanese subjectobjectverb SOVRussian flexible about word order o Meaning conveyed by affixes suffixesprefixesattached to words modify meaning o Need tensefemalemale animalsTurkishuses primarily affixes o Combines different elementary meanings into long words o Was the eating witnessed or hearsayChinese dont need tense ate etc SimilaritiesDeclarative sentencesexpress subject verb and objectPreferred word order some more flexible than othersUniversal Language PropertiesDuality of patterning o One level small number of basic meaningless elementso Second level larger number of meaningful elements o ALL languages can combine one level into second level w rules
More Less

Related notes for PSY374H5

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit